December 18, 2023 - Davao del Sur State College President, Dr. Augie E. Fuentes presented the college's six-year Road Map (2023-2028) during the Provincial Development Council (PDC) convened at Megan's Function Hall, Lim Bataan Street, Digos City.


Dr. Fuentes presented DSSC’s Focus and Alignment, with the Davao Region Development Plan (DRDP) 2023-2028, including key areas: academic excellence, research and development, community engagement and internationalization. The college aims to enhance the quality of its academic programs through curriculum development and faculty development programs, maximizing established research centers, and strengthen linkages with industry partners, both local and international, to promote research and innovation.


Dr. Fuentes also highlighted the importance of community engagement, as the college aims to create programs and projects that will address the needs of the community, continuing the established extension programs that will provide training and capacity-building programs for farmers, fisherfolks, and other sectors of the community.


The college is set to continue accommodating the growing numbers of enrollees and improve retention rates through scholarship programs and student support services, all while actively pursuing University status.